Books & Arts

  • The open window

    The open window

    Lucía Cerna, 15 Oct 2014

    A first-person account by the housekeeper in the Jesuit community at the University of Central America. She witnessed the killing of six Jesuits by government soliders, and telling the truth about that night cost her dearly.

    Fall 2014

  • What do you stand for?

    What do you stand for?

    Mary Jo (Hull) Ignoffo ’78, 15 Oct 2014

    The murder of six Jesuits and two women forced the couple who witnessed the crime to flee El Salvador. And the tragedy bound Santa Clara to the battered country more deeply than ever.

    Fall 2014

  • Stage write

    Stage write

    Jeff Gire, 15 Oct 2014

    A Tony Award for James Houghton ’81 and the Signature Theatre Company in New York

    Fall 2014

  • California twang

    California twang

    Kristen Intlekofer, 15 Oct 2014

    Singer-songwriter Lindsay Bruce ’10 performed for the first time ever in the basement of Graham Hall. This spring, she competed in front of millions of viewers on NBC's The Voice.

    Fall 2014

  • Happily ever after the fact

    Happily ever after the fact

    Danae Stahlnecker ’15, 15 Oct 2014

    Three SCU theatre alumni shared the stage this summer in San Francisco Playhouse's production of Into the Woods.

    Fall 2014

  • Redemption at the blackboard

    Redemption at the blackboard

    Anne Kniggendorf, 27 Sep 2014

    Lewis Buzbee ’79 looks back at his years in the classroom to ask the question, Don't our kids deserve what we had?

  • The Intel Trinity

    The Intel Trinity

    Stewart Pinkerton, 15 Aug 2014

    In his latest book, Michael S. Malone ’75, MBA ’77 explores how a born leader, an ethereal genius, and a tough taskmaster built the most important company on the planet.

  • Lettuce and love

    Lettuce and love

    Mick LaSalle, 15 Jun 2014

    Two new documentaries by SCU filmmakers capture the movement to make what we eat more personal, local, and knowable again. And delicious, of course.

    Summer 2014
     

  • Conscience calling

    Conscience calling

    SCM, 15 Jun 2014

    Catherine Wolff edits a collection of essays devoted to heroes of conscience through the ages. Michael S. Malone ventures into novel-writing Silicon Valley style. And Mission history goes digital with an iBook from the deSaisset Museum.

    Summer 2014

  • Lessons from the field

    Lessons from the field

    Reinhard Cate '07, 15 Apr 2014

    Taut and tranquil moments in Afghanistan—an essay in words and images.

    Spring 2014